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Microbial Reduction of Hexavalent Chromium as a Mechanism of Detoxification and Possible Bioremediation Applications

By Silvia Focardi, Milva Pepi and Silvano E. Focardi

Submitted: June 26th 2012Reviewed: March 11th 2013Published: June 14th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/56365

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Silvia Focardi, Milva Pepi and Silvano E. Focardi (June 14th 2013). Microbial Reduction of Hexavalent Chromium as a Mechanism of Detoxification and Possible Bioremediation Applications, Biodegradation Rolando Chamy and Francisca Rosenkranz, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/56365. Available from:

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